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Outlook 2016 Not Connecting To Exchange Server

Most of the people make use of the Outlook email client to connect to the Exchange server in order to access their emails. There are times when Outlook will have problems connecting to the Exchange server. With the Outlook 2016, there are some advanced features that will never be compatible with certain applications. Now to resolve Outlook 2016 not connecting to exchange server, the users will have to change the settings of both the Exchange server and also Microsoft Outlook 2016.

Outlook 2016 not connecting to exchange server

We will now be describing the steps to troubleshoot the issue of Outlook 2016 not connecting to exchange server.

  • Turn on your Windows computer.
  • Click on the Windows icon at the bottom left corner of the desktop screen and open the Control Panel window.
  • Perform a right-click on the Mail icon and the set-up box for Mail will open.
  • Click the Show Profiles button on the window and click the Add button.
  • When the New Profile pop-up opens, type a name for the file and then click the OK button.
  • Make sure to select the Outlook option in the General tab.
  • The Add Account window will now open. Click the Exchange E-mail account radio button and then enter the information in the fields shown below.
  • Enter the Name, the E-mail address, and enter the password. Re-enter the password for confirmation.
  • Once you have entered the password, you have to wait for the connection to get secured.
  • Click the Next button.

Now, the configurations have been set on Outlook and issue Outlook 2016 not connecting to exchange server is fixed without any error.